Contracts and orders

April 16, 2018 - 5:38 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Under Armour's takeover from Majestic Athletic as the supplier of Major League Baseball uniforms has been pushed back a year to 2020, the original terms of its agreement. Fanatics Inc. and MLB announced a deal in December 2016 that gave the company licensing rights to manufacture...
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In this photo taken on Saturday, March 31, 2018, Ziyavudin Magomedov, who is worth around dollars US 1.4 billion, according to the Russian Forbes magazine, looks through a cage bars in a court room in Moscow, Russia. The Kremlin has rejected suggestions that authorities have arrested a billionaire to wrestle his business from him. (AP Photo)
April 02, 2018 - 9:51 am
MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin rejected suggestions on Monday that the arrest of a billionaire involved in the construction of one of the stadiums to be used in this summer's World Cup was part of a strategy to wrest his business from him. Ziyavudin Magomedov, who is worth $1.4 billion according to the...
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FILE - IN this Aug. 28, 2016, file photo, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater looks for a receiver during the team's NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers in Minneapolis. The New York Jets signed the former Vikings star to a one-year contract, making the deal official Sunday, March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King, File)
March 18, 2018 - 5:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Teddy Bridgewater is getting a fresh start in a new place that suddenly has a crowded quarterbacks room — and could be adding another signal caller soon. The New York Jets signed the former Minnesota Vikings star to a one-year contract, making the deal official Sunday. Bridgewater's...
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March 14, 2018 - 12:13 am
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio-based International Soap Box Derby has announced that it will expand into China. The Akron nonprofit organization says it's signed an agreement with International Resource Development Inc. of Bath Township to introduce Soap Box Derby programs into China. Derby President...
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March 13, 2018 - 1:28 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Bankers Life name will be coming off the Indiana Pacers' arena after next season. The Pacers and CNO Financial Group announced Tuesday that the company wouldn't renew its naming-rights contract for the downtown Indianapolis arena after it expires June 30, 2019. The Carmel-...
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi gives a speech at the World Government Summit in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
February 11, 2018 - 9:33 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi started the second day of his visit to the United Arab Emirates on Sunday by unveiling a model of the first Hindu temple that will be built in the UAE capital of Abu Dhabi, a testament to the stronger ties that both countries...
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December 21, 2017 - 11:53 am
The Trump administration hit 13 individuals around the world with U.S. sanctions on Thursday under a 2016 law that empowers the Treasury Department to target people anywhere for human rights violations and corruption. Those targeted: —Former Gambian President Yahya Jammeh, who is alleged to have...
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In this Nov. 3, 2017 photo, paramilitary policemen in an armored vehicle are on duty at the airport in Hotan in western China's Xinjiang region. Authorities are using detentions in political indoctrination centers and data-driven surveillance to impose a digital police state in the region of Xinjiang and its Uighurs, a 10-million strong, Turkic-speaking Muslim minority Beijing fears could be influenced by extremism. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
December 17, 2017 - 9:22 am
KORLA, China (AP) — Nobody knows what happened to the Uighur student after he returned to China from Egypt and was taken away by police. Not his village neighbors in China's far west, who haven't seen him in months. Not his former classmates, who fear Chinese authorities beat him to death. Not his...
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FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2017, file photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Disney is buying a large part of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox in a $52.4 billion deal, announced Thursday, Dec. 14, including film and television studios, cable and international TV businesses as it tries to meet competition from technology companies in the entertainment business. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
December 14, 2017 - 12:36 pm
BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on Disney's deal for large part of Fox (all times local) 7:10 a.m. Rupert Murdoch says selling much of the 21st Century Fox entertainment businesses to Disney allows what remains of his family's business to focus on American news and sports. Murdoch and his sons...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during his annual news conference in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
December 14, 2017 - 8:16 am
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the Russian president's annual news conference (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Russian President Vladimir Putin say Moscow backs Iraq's unity in a dispute around the region of Kurdistan. Self-ruled Kurdish regional government last month accepted a federal court ruling that...
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